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Blocked-off: Termitaria cause the overestimation of tree hollow availability by ground-based surveys in northern Australia

Penton, C. E., Woolley, L. A., Radford, I. J. & Murphy, B. P., 15 Feb 2020, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 458, p. 1-8 8 p., 117707.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

termite mounds
tree cavities
reptiles
savannas
termite

Carbon isotope analysis shows introduced bovines have broader dietary range than the largest native herbivores in an Australian tropical savanna

Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal Corporation, Feb 2020, In : Austral Ecology. 45, 1, p. 109-121 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Macropus robustus
savanna
savannas
carbon isotope
herbivore
2019
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Accuracy of identifications of mammal species from camera trap images: A northern Australian case study

Potter, L. C., Brady, C. J. & Murphy, B. P., May 2019, In : Austral Ecology. 44, 3, p. 473-483 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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File
cameras
mammal
traps
mammals
case studies

Biomass consumption by surface fires across Earth's most fire prone continent

Murphy, B. P., Prior, L. D., Cochrane, M. A., Williamson, G. J. & Bowman, D. M. J. S., Jan 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 1, p. 254-268 15 p.

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File
Fires
Biomass
Earth (planet)
biomass
Carbon

Contrasting patterns of decline in two arboreal marsupials from Northern Australia

Stobo-Wilson, A. M., Murphy, B. P., Cremona, T. & Carthew, S. M., Sep 2019, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 28, 11, p. 2951-2965 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Trichosurus vulpecula
marsupial
Metatheria
savanna
savannas

Estimating site occupancy and detectability of the threatened partridge pigeon (Geophaps smithii) using camera traps

Davies, H. F., Rioli, W., Puruntatameri, J., Roberts, W., Kerinaiua, C., Kerinauia, V., Womatakimi, K. B., Gillespie, G. R. & Murphy, B. P., Aug 2019, In : Austral Ecology. 44, 5, p. 868-879 9 p., 12755.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

partridges
pigeons
cameras
traps
monitoring

Introduced cats (Felis catus) eating a continental fauna: The number of mammals killed in Australia

Murphy, B. P., Woolley, L. A., Geyle, H. M., Legge, S. M., Palmer, R., Dickman, C. R., Augusteyn, J., Brown, S. C., Comer, S., Doherty, T. S., Eager, C., Edwards, G., Fordham, D. A., Harley, D., McDonald, P. J., McGregor, H., Moseby, K. E., Myers, C., Read, J., Riley, J. & 4 others, Stokeld, D., Trewella, G. J., Turpin, J. M. & Woinarski, J. C. Z., 1 Sep 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 237, p. 28-40 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

mammal
ingestion
fauna
mammals
cats

Introduced cats Felis catus eating a continental fauna: inventory and traits of Australian mammal species killed

Woolley, L. A., Geyle, H. M., Murphy, B. P., Legge, S. M., Palmer, R., Dickman, C. R., Augusteyn, J., Comer, S., Doherty, T. S., Eager, C., Edwards, G., Harley, D. K. P., Leiper, I., McDonald, P. J., McGregor, H. W., Moseby, K. E., Myers, C., Read, J. L., Riley, J., Stokeld, D. & 2 others, Turpin, J. M. & Woinarski, J. C. Z., Oct 2019, In : Mammal Review. 49, 4, p. 354-368 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Mammals
Cats
mammal
Eating
ingestion

Managing fire for plant and animal conservation: Putting fire to work for conservation requires local knowledge

Kelly, L., Haslem, A. & Murphy, B., Feb 2019, In : Austral Ecology. 44, 1, p. 173-180 8 p., 12604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
traditional knowledge
animal
animals

Reading the black book: The number, timing, distribution and causes of listed extinctions in Australia

Woinarski, J. C. Z., Braby, M. F., Burbidge, A. A., Coates, D., Garnett, S. T., Fensham, R. J., Legge, S. M., McKenzie, N. L., Silcock, J. L. & Murphy, B. P., Nov 2019, In : Biological Conservation. 239, 108261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

extinction
mammal
mammals
reptile
reptiles

The existence of a fire-mediated tree-recruitment bottleneck in an Asian savanna

Nguyen, T. T., Murphy, B. P. & Baker, P. J., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Biogeography. 46, 4, p. 745-756 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

savanna
savannas
Dipterocarpaceae
deciduous forest
Dipterocarpus

The influence of data source and species distribution modelling method on spatial conservation priorities

La Marca, W., Elith, J., Firth, R. S. C., Murphy, B. P., Regan, T. J., Woinarski, J. C. Z. & Nicholson, E., 1 Jul 2019, In : Diversity and Distributions. 25, 7, p. 1060-1073 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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biogeography
modeling
methodology
small mammal
small mammals

Towards meaningful monitoring: A case study of a threatened rodent

Geyle, H. M., Guillera-Arroita, G., Davies, H. F., Firth, R. S. C., Murphy, B. P., Nimmo, D. G., Ritchie, E. G., Woinarski, J. C. Z. & Nicholson, E., Apr 2019, In : Austral Ecology. 44, 2, p. 223-236 14 p.

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Open Access
rodent
rodents
case studies
monitoring
dry season
2018
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An experimental test of whether pyrodiversity promotes mammal diversity in a northern Australian savanna

Davies, H. F., Mccarthy, M. A., Rioli, W., Puruntatameri, J., Roberts, W., Kerinaiua, C., Kerinauia, V., Womatakimi, K. B., Andersen, A. N. & Murphy, B. P., Sep 2018, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 55, 5, p. 2124-2134 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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File
savanna
mammal
fire management
extinction risk
test

Cyclones, fire, and termites: The drivers of tree hollow abundance in northern Australia's mesic tropical savanna

Woolley, L. A., Murphy, B. P., Radford, I. J., Westaway, J. & Woinarski, J. C. Z., 1 Jul 2018, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 419-420, p. 146-159 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

tree cavities
termite
Isoptera
savanna
cyclone

Declining populations in one of the last refuges for threatened mammal species in northern Australia

Davies, H. F., Mccarthy, M. A., Firth, R. S. C., Woinarski, J. C. Z., Gillespie, G. R., Andersen, A. N., Rioli, W., Puruntatameri, J., Roberts, W., Kerinaiua, C., Kerinauia, V., Womatakimi, K. B. & Murphy, B. P., Aug 2018, In : Austral Ecology. 43, 5, p. 602-612 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

refuge
mammal
mammals
rats
extinction
8 Downloads (Pure)

Facultative and obligate trees in a mesic savanna: Fire effects on savanna structure imply contrasting strategies of eco-taxonomic groups

Freeman, M. E., Murphy, B. P., Richards, A. E., Vesk, P. A. & Cook, G. D., 18 May 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9, p. 1-12 12 p., 644.

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File
savannas
canopy
Acacia
woody plants
Corymbia
14 Downloads (Pure)

How many reptiles are killed by cats in Australia?

Woinarski, J. C. Z., Murphy, B. P., Palmer, R., Legge, S. M., Dickman, C. R., Doherty, T. S., Edwards, G., Nankivell, A., Read, J. L. & Stokeld, D., 15 Jun 2018, In : Wildlife Research. 45, 3, p. 247-266 20 p.

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File
reptile
reptiles
cats
predation
Vulpes vulpes

Quantifying extinction risk and forecasting the number of impending Australian bird and mammal extinctions

Geyle, H. M., Woinarski, J. C. Z., Baker, G. B., Dickman, C. R., Dutson, G., Fisher, D. O., Ford, H., Holdsworth, M., Jones, M. E., Kutt, A., Legge, S., Leiper, I., Loyn, R., Murphy, B. P., Menkhorst, P., Reside, A. E., Ritchie, E. G., Roberts, F. E., Tingley, R. & Garnett, S. T., 20 Apr 2018, In : Pacific Conservation Biology. 24, 2, p. 157-167 11 p.

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extinction risk
mammal
extinction
bird
2017
2 Downloads (Pure)

Compilation and traits of Australian bird species killed by cats

Woinarski, J. C. Z., Woolley, L. A., Garnett, S. T., Legge, S. M., Murphy, B. P., Lawes, M. J., Comer, S., Dickman, C. R., Doherty, T. S., Edwards, G., Nankivill, A., Palmer, R. & Paton, D., 1 Dec 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 216, p. 1-9 9 p.

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cats
birds
bird
predation
bird species
5 Downloads (Pure)

Defining the fire trap: Extension of the persistence equilibrium model in mesic savannas

Freeman, M. E., Vesk, P. A., Murphy, B. P., Cook, G. D., Richards, A. E. & Williams, R. J., Dec 2017, In : Austral Ecology. 42, 8, p. 890-899 10 p.

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File
savanna
savannas
persistence
traps
fire regime

Does inherent flammability of grass and litter fuels contribute to continental patterns of landscape fire activity?

Prior, L. D., Murphy, B. P., Williamson, G. J., Cochrane, M. A., Jolly, W. M. & Bowman, D. M. J. S., Jun 2017, In : Journal of Biogeography. 44, 6, p. 1225-1238 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

flammability
litter
grass
grasses
combustion
144 Downloads (Pure)

Enumerating a continental-scale threat: How many feral cats are in Australia?

Legge, S., Murphy, B. P., McGregor, H., Woinarski, J., Augusteyn, J., Ballard, G., Baseler, M., Buckmaster, T., Dickman, C. R., Doherty, T., Edwards, G. P., Eyre, T., Fancourt, B. A., Ferguson, D., Forsyth, D. M., Geary, W. L., Gentle, M., Gillespie, G., Greenwood, L., Hohnen, R. & 21 others, Hume, S., Johnson, C. N., Maxwell, M., McDonald, P. J., Morris, K., Moseby, K., Newsome, T., Nimmo, D., Paltridge, R., Ramsey, D., Read, J., Rendall, A., Rich, M., Ritchie, E., Rowland, J., Short, J., Stokeld, D., Sutherland, D. R., Wayne, A. F., Woodford, L. & Zewe, F., 1 Feb 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 206, p. 293-303 11 p.

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File
cats
native species
mammal
fauna
refuse

Fire and Australian vegetation

Miller, B. P. & Murphy, B., Jul 2017, Australian Vegetation . Keith, D. (ed.). 3rd ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 113-134 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearch

Fires
2 Downloads (Pure)

How many birds are killed by cats in Australia?

Woinarski, J. C. Z., Murphy, B. P., Legge, S. M., Garnett, S. T., Lawes, M. J., Comer, S., Dickman, C. R., Doherty, T. S., Edwards, G., Nankivell, A., Paton, D., Palmer, R. & Woolley, L. A., 1 Oct 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 214, p. 76-87 12 p.

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File
cats
bird
birds
confidence interval
predation
96 Downloads (Pure)

Savanna woody encroachment is widespread across three continents

Stevens, N., Lehmann, C. E. R., Murphy, B. P. & Durigan, G., Jan 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 1, p. 235-244 10 p.

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File
savanna
Land use
Rain
vegetation
Fires
12 Downloads (Pure)

Top-down control of species distributions: feral cats driving the regional extinction of a threatened rodent in northern Australia

Davies, H. F., McCarthy, M. A., Firth, R. S. C., Zichy-Woinarski, J. C., Gillespie, G. R., Andersen, A. N., Geyle, H. M., Nicholson, E. & Murphy, B. P., Mar 2017, In : Diversity and Distributions. 23, 3, p. 272-283 12 p.

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File
top-down control
rodent
rodents
extinction
biogeography
2016
6 Downloads (Pure)

Climate seasonality limits leaf carbon assimilation and wood productivity in tropical forests

Wagner, F. H., Hérault, B., Bonal, D., Stahl, C., Anderson, L. O., Baker, T. R., Sebastian Becker, G., Beeckman, H., Boanerges Souza, D., Cesar Botosso, P., Bowman, D. M. J. S., Bräuning, A., Brede, B., Irving Brown, F., Julio Camarero, J., Camargo, P. B., Cardoso, F. C. G., Carvalho, F. A., Castro, W., Koloski Chagas, R. & 83 others, Chave, J., Chidumayo, E. N., Clark, D. A., Regina Capellotto Costa, F., Couralet, C., Henrique Da Silva Mauricio, P., Dalitz, H., Resende De Castro, V., Milani, J. E. D. F., Consuelo De Oliveira, E., De Souza Arruda, L., Devineau, J. L., Drew, D. M., Dünisch, O., Durigan, G., Elifuraha, E., Fedele, M., Ferreira Fedele, L., Figueiredo Filho, A., Finger, C. A. G., César Franco, A., Jnior, L. F., Galvão, F., Gebrekirstos, A., Gliniars, R., Maurício Lima De Alencastro Graça, P., Griffiths, A. D., Grogan, J., Guan, K., Homeier, J., Raquel Kanieski, M., Khoon Kho, L., Koenig, J., Valerio Kohler, S., Krepkowski, J., Lemos-Filho, J. P., Lieberman, D., Eugene Lieberman, M., Sergio Lisi, C., Longhi Santos, T., Ayala, J. L. L., Eijji Maeda, E., Malhi, Y., Maria, V. R. B., Marques, M. C. M., Marques, R., Maza Chamba, H., Mbwambo, L., Liana Lisboa Melgaço, K., Angela Mendivelso, H., Murphy, B. P., O'Brien, J. J., F. Oberbauer, S., Okada, N., Plissier, R., Prior, L. D., Alejandro Roig, F., Ross, M., Rodrigo Rossatto, D., Rossi, V., Rowland, L., Rutishauser, E., Santana, H., Schulze, M., Selhorst, D., Rodrigues Silva, W., Silveira, M., Spannl, S., Swaine, M. D., Toledo, J. J., Miranda Toledo, M., Toledo, M., Toma, T., Tomazello Filho, M., Ignacio Valdez Hernández, J., Verbesselt, J., Aparecida Vieira, S., Vincent, G., Volkmer De Castilho, C., Volland, F., Worbes, M., Lea Bolzan Zanon, M. & Aragão, L. E. O. C., 28 Apr 2016, In : Biogeosciences. 13, 8, p. 2537-2562 26 p.

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File
tropical forests
tropical forest
seasonality
climate
productivity

Fuels and landscape flammability in an Australian alpine environment

Fraser, I. P., Williams, R. J., Murphy, B. P., Camac, J. S. & Vesk, P. A., 1 Sep 2016, In : Austral Ecology. 41, 6, p. 657-670 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

flammability
fuels (fire ecology)
alpine environment
shrub
shrubs
2 Downloads (Pure)

Future changes in climatic water balance determine potential for transformational shifts in Australian fire regimes

Boer, M., Bowman, D. M. J. S., Murphy, B. P., Cary, G. J., Cochrane, M. A., Fensham, R. J., Krawchuk, M. A., Price, O. F., De Dios, V. R., Williams, R. J. & Bradstock, R. A., 2 Jun 2016, In : Environmental Research Letters. 11, 6, p. 1-13 13 p., 065002.

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File
water budget
Fires
Water
Climate Change
Evapotranspiration

Human-Imposed, Fine-Grained Patch Burning Explains the Population Stability of a Fire-Sensitive Conifer in a Frequently Burnt Northern Australia Savanna

Trauernicht, C., Murphy, B. P., Prior, L. D., Lawes, M. J. & Bowman, D. M. J. S., 1 Aug 2016, In : Ecosystems. 19, 5, p. 896-909 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

savanna
groves
conifers
coniferous tree
savannas
9 Downloads (Pure)

Measurement of inter- and intra-annual variability of landscape fire activity at a continental scale: The Australian case

Williamson, G. J., Prior, L., Jolly, WM., Cochrane, M., Murphy, B. & Bowman, D., 23 Feb 2016, In : Environmental Research Letters. 11, 3, p. 1-12 12 p.

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Open Access
File
Fires
Climate
climate
monsoon
Tropics

Pattern, prediction and parsimony in continental-scale synthesis of pyromes: a reply to Gosper et al.

Murphy, B., Lawes, M. & Bowman, D., 2016, In : Journal of Biogeography. 43, 3, p. 636-638 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearch

fire regime
synthesis
prediction
spatial distribution
vegetation types

Pyrodiversity is the coupling of biodiversity and fire regimes in food webs

Bowman, D., Perry, G., Higgins, S., Johnson, C., Fuhlendorf, SD. & Murphy, B., 2016, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 371, 1696, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Food Chain
fire regime
Biodiversity
food webs
Fires

The relative importance of intrinsic and extrinsic factors in the decline of obligate seeder forests

Bowman, D., Williamson, G. J., Prior, L. & Murphy, B., Oct 2016, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 25, 10, p. 1166-1172 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
fire weather
forest fires
Eucalyptus delegatensis
fire hazard
fire severity

The underestimated biodiversity of tropical grassy biomes

Murphy, B. P., Andersen, A. N. & Parr, C. L., 19 Sep 2016, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 371, 1703, p. 1-12 12 p., 20150319.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Biodiversity
Ecosystem
biodiversity
ecosystems
Conservation